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Romanic Review (2005) 96 (1): 107–110.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Alison Baird Lovell Book Reviews Virginia Krause. Idle Pursuits: Literature and Oisivete in the French Renais- sance. Newark: University of Delaware Press, 2003. Pp. 230. In her first book, Virginia Krause of Brown University has analyzed a con- cept intrinsic to Renaissance culture in France...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (4): 477–480.
Published: 01 November 2004
...Madeleine Dobie Copyright © 2004 The Trustees of Columbia University 2004 French Civilization and its Discontents: Nationalism, Colonialism, Race . Edited by Tyler Stovall and Georges Van Den Abbeele . Lexington Books , 2003 . Pp. 383 . BOOK REVIEWS 477 French...
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Romanic Review (2008) 99 (1-2): 103–118.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Anna-Louise Milne Anna-Louise Milne GIDE'S POLYMORPHOUS PERVERSITY, OR FRENCH MODERNISM'S ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT For a long time, it would seem, Gide's name, when considered from theperspective of America, provoked a sort of jolt of unexpected recognition and a subsequent realisation of how much...
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Romanic Review (2008) 99 (3-4): 363–380.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Allison Stedman Allison Stedman PROLEPTIC SUBVERSION: LONGING FOR THE MIDDLE AGES IN THE LATE SEVENTEENTH- CENTURY FRENCH FAIRY TALE I n his important analysis of the first French fairy tale vogue, Fairy Tales,Sexuality and Gender in France (1690-1715): Nostalgic Utopias, Lewis C. Seifert contends...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (1): 99–101.
Published: 01 January 2006
... Leoncavallo, who was at work on the saine subject. Copyright © 2006 The Trustees of Columbia University 2006 Mary Lathers , Bodies in Art: French Literary Realism and the Artist’s Model . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2001 . Pp. 294 . ...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 135–154.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Christine Bourgeois Copyright © 2017 by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York 2017 The Romanic Review Volume 108 Numbers 1 4 © The Trustees of Columbia University Christine Bourgeois THE OLD FRENCH GUILLAUME DE PALERNE AND THE STAG OF SAINT EUSTACE: A STUDY...
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Romanic Review (2000) 91 (3): 245–262.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Leonid Livak Copyright © 2000 The Trustees of Columbia University 2000 Leonid Livak THE PLACE OF SUICIDE IN THE FRENCH AVANT-GARDE OF THE INTER-WAR PERIOD T he cult of artistic and existential evasion in Dada and surrealism madesuicide a leitmotif of literary life in inter-war France...
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Romanic Review (2000) 91 (4): 375–395.
Published: 01 November 2000
...Marc Bizer Copyright © 2000 The Trustees of Columbia University 2000 Marc Bizer 'QUI A PAlS N'A QUE FAIRE DE PATRIE' : JOACHIM DU BELLAY'S RESISTANCE TO A FRENCH IDENTITY The poet Joachim Du Bellay is commonly recognized as one of the mostfamous figures of sixteenth-century French literature...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (4): 478–481.
Published: 01 November 2002
... fascinating new perspec- tives, and to make a promising departure from previous critical attitudes. The book points to interesting territory, and is an important addition to existing scholarship on the Oulipo. (ALISON JAMES, Columbia University) Peter Schulman. The Sunday of Fiction. The Modern French...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (3-4): 461–482.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Dana Renga Dana Renga STAGING MEMORY AND TRAUMA IN FRENCH AND ITALIAN HOLOCAUST FILM Reading Memory in the French Documentary and the Italian Fiction Film The memory lapses of trauma are conjoined with the tendency compulsively to repeat, relive, be possessed by, or act out traumatic scenes...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (3): 389–393.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Aurelie Renaud Andrea Goulet . Optiques. The Science of the Eye and the Birth of Modern French Fiction . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2006 . Pp. 272 . Copyright © 2009 The Trustees of Columbia University 2009 Book Reviews Andrea Goulet. Optiques...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 183–187.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Emmanuelle Saada; Madeleine Dobie Copyright © 2013 The Trustees of Columbia University 2013 Emmanuelle Saada and Madeleine Dobie INTRODUCTION: SPECIAL CLUSTER: THINKING THE POSTCOLONIAL IN FRENCH T his special issue of The Romanic Review collects some of the paperspresented at "Thinking...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 378–383.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Massimiliano Gaggero Thomas Hinton . The Conte du Graal Cycle: Chrétien de Troyes’s Perceval, the Continuations, and French Arthurian Romance , Gallica 23. Cambridge : D. S. Brewer , 2012 . Pp. 277 . Copyright © 2013 The Trustees of Columbia University 2013 BOOK REVIEWS...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (3-4): 341–350.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Simon Kemp Copyright © 2014 The Trustees of Columbia University 2014 Simon Kemp STIMULUS AND RESPONSE: BEHAVIORISM, TROPISMS, AND TWENTIETH-CENTURY FRENCH THOUGHT AND LITERATURE Literary criticism's model of choice for the understanding of fictionalminds has been, at least until recent...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (3-4): 408–410.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Jonathan Morton Zrinka Stahuljak . Pornographic Archaeology: Medicine, Medievalism, and the Invention of the French Nation . Philadelphia : U of Pennsylvania P , 2013 . Pp. 352 . Copyright © 2014 The Trustees of Columbia University 2014 BOOK REVIEWS a year earlier...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (3-4): 413–418.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Margot Irvine Rachel Mesch . Having It All in the Belle Époque: How French Women’s Magazines Invented the Modern Woman . Stanford : Stanford UP , 2013 . Pp. 241 . Copyright © 2014 The Trustees of Columbia University 2014 BOOK REVIEWS figures of benefaction that genius both...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (1-2): 209–231.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Neil Kenny Copyright © 2012 The Trustees of Columbia University 2012 Neil Kenny DISINTERRING AND REINTERRING THE DEAD: TENSE IN FRENCH GRAMMARS, DU VAIR, AND PASQUIER (c. 1550-1610) Relations between the living and the dead are negotiated through variouscategories of discourse, including...
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Romanic Review (2019) 110 (1-4): 71–90.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Philippa Lewis Philippa Lewis LES INFIRMES DE LA SOCIABILITÉ: FRIENDSHIP AND HEALTH IN NINETEENTH- CENTURY FRENCH LIT ER A TURE AND MEDICINE Research into the correlation between health and sociability has been mak-ing headlines.1 In 2016, an American study examining the health benefits of social...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (2): 260–287.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Raisa Rexer Abstract This essay explores the sudden popularity and redefinition of the word pornographie in France in the 1880s. Following the publication of Émile Zola’s novel Nana and the rise of a genre of cheap, bawdy newspapers in 1880, the French daily press knowingly “invented” the word...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (3): 463–465.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Thomas Dodman Maria C. Scott , Empathy and the Strangeness of Fiction. Readings in French Realism ( Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press , 2020 ). 284 pp. ISBN: 9781474463034. Copyright © 2020 by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York 2020...